Get to Know Your O'More Family: Melinda Dabbs

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Melinda DabbsName: Melinda Dabbs

Hometown: Knoxville, Tenn.

O’More Title: Director of Admissions

She’s Been at O’More Since: 2006

What She’s Responsible For: Melinda oversees the office of admissions, and is responsible for the recruiting outreach efforts of the College. She forms relationships with potential students through college fairs, campus tours, O’More events and more.

Favorite Band: Melinda’s husband, Roger, is the bass player for Nashville-based indie rock band The Features.

Melinda’s Fun Fact: Melinda has two prominent fun facts: she lived on the Ringling Bros. Circus train one summer, and she has seen more than 20 brains operated on as part of a past internship with a neurosurgeon.

Why She Loves O’More: “The students! I love working with them and their families, then watching them follow their dreams. Our students are absolutely amazing!”